Tag Archives: Tracey Thorn

4EVER SONGS: Everything but the Girl “Missing”

“Missing” is a song by British popular music duo Everything but the Girl, taken from their eighth studio album Amplified Heart (1994). It was written by the two band members, Tracey Thorn and Ben Watt, and was produced by Watt. It was taken as the second single off the album on 8 August 1994 by Atlantic Records and Blanco Y Negro Records. Initially it did not achieve much success, so in 1995 the song was remixed by Todd Terry and re-released, resulting in a worldwide hit, peaking near the top of the charts in many countries.

The muses of La Musa: Tracey Thorn

For a certain strain of British pop fan, there’s a small part of their heart that yearns for a reunion of Everything But The Girl, the husband and wife duo that had success with pop favorites like “Missing” and “Wrong.” The couple—Tracey Thorn and Ben Watt—are still together, mind you; they just have other agendas like writing books and producing albums of their own.

As ever, the personal has often been political in Tracey Thorn’s work. “Nine feminist bangers,” she jokes when asked to describe her new solo album Record,

Ville à Dômat #211: ‘C’est si bon’

Un dilluns més tornem amb el sarró ben carregat de noves i bones cançons. Divus Julius punxarà el més nou de Speedy Ortiz, Chvrches, La Luz, Demob Happy, The Black Angels, Beach House o Blossoms entre d’altres. Sentirem en exclusiva el retorn de Sade, Ladytron i Tracey Thorn i us presentarem a nous artistes ara com The Ninth Wave, Geowulf, Tom Misch, Stella Donnelly o Gengahr. A més, parlarem del Brain Film Fest i repassarem les noves confirmacions del FIB Benicàssim Festival i del Low Festival. També ens endinsarem en una de les sèries del moment: La Peste.
Ville à Dômat: C’est si bon.